Post Edited (Licho) : 8/17/2007 9:50:17 AM (GMT-6)
Paxil: for OCD
The ususal starting dose is 20 mgs a day, typically taken in the morning. At intervals of at least 1 week, your Doctor may increase the dosage by 10 mgs a day. The recommended long-term dosage is 40 mgs daily. The maximum is 60 mgs a day.
Reference: PDR Pocket Guide 7th Edition
I would start out at low dose and see how it works and if you need to the med can be increased. I agree if you can get buy on low dose it is better.
Take care and I will be here for you.